Richmond, VA (May 6, 2023) – A fatal accident was reported on Thursday evening in the Richmond area.
The police received calls for help at approximately 645 p.m. on May 4.
Reports from authorities show that two vehicles collided in the 300 block of West Main Street during the evening hours. The impact of the crash caused one vehicle to strike a pole before crashing into a male pedestrian.
The pedestrian, identified by the Richmond Police Department as 26-year-old Shawn Soares, was fatally injured in the crash. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
Our condolences are with the family of Shawn Soares at this time.